井 / Japanese Kanji Meanings & Readings

What does 井 mean?

Well. A place where people live, a town, since people gather and live around a well.One of the sixty-four trigrams of the Yi.

How to read 井?

Kunyomi... い/i,いげた/igeta

Onyomi... セイ/sei,ショウ/sho

jinmeikun... kiyo,

* There are two typical ways of reading kanji, kun-yomi and on-yomi. In addition, there is a reading system called "jinmei kun" which is used only for names.

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井 / related names

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Name:
nakai
Katakana:
ナカイ

Kanji:
仲井
Meaning:
  • Middle. The second of siblings. The relationship between two people.
  • Well. A place where people live, a town, since people gather and live around a well.One of the sixty-four trigrams of the Yi.
Name:
shoichiro
Katakana:
ショウイチロウ

Kanji:
井一郎
Meaning:
  • Well. A place where people live, a town, since people gather and live around a well.One of the sixty-four trigrams of the Yi.
  • One. The first. Kanji for the number 1 (one). To be the most superior. To begin, to put things together.
  • Male. Men. Young men. A word that refers broadly to boys. A retainer.
Name:
aoi
Katakana:
アオイ

Kanji:
青井
Meaning:
  • Blue. A general term for blue, such as indigo and navy blue. A metaphor for youthfulness. Immaturity.
  • Well. A place where people live, a town, since people gather and live around a well.One of the sixty-four trigrams of the Yi.
Name:
seika
Katakana:
セイカ

Kanji:
井花
Meaning:
  • Well. A place where people live, a town, since people gather and live around a well.One of the sixty-four trigrams of the Yi.
  • Flowers. Something shaped like a flower. A metaphor for something as beautiful or gorgeous as a flower. Honor. To be excellent.
Name:
niyo
Katakana:
ニイヨ

Kanji:
仁井代
Meaning:
  • Compassion. Kindness. People. A word used with respect to a person. The heart of a person. Humanity. A person who has virtue.
  • Well. A place where people live, a town, since people gather and live around a well.One of the sixty-four trigrams of the Yi.
  • To replace. To substitute. Take turns. To take the place of. One who replaces. Age. A person's life. Continuing from generation to generation. A long time. Money paid for goods or labor.
Name:
yui
Katakana:
ユイ

Kanji:
結井
Meaning:
  • Tie. Bind. To connect. To assemble. To put together. To complete. To block.
  • Well. A place where people live, a town, since people gather and live around a well.One of the sixty-four trigrams of the Yi.
Name:
ui
Katakana:
ウイ

Kanji:
宇井
Meaning:
  • Eaves. Roof. A house covered with a large roof. A world covered with a big sky. Infinite space. Heaven. The sky. Spirit. A broad and generous heart.
  • Well. A place where people live, a town, since people gather and live around a well.One of the sixty-four trigrams of the Yi.
Name:
iori
Katakana:
イオリ

Kanji:
井織
Meaning:
  • Well. A place where people live, a town, since people gather and live around a well.One of the sixty-four trigrams of the Yi.
  • Weave. To weave cotton or cloth. To assemble.
Name:
ikio
Katakana:
イキオ

Kanji:
井岐雄
Meaning:
  • Well. A place where people live, a town, since people gather and live around a well.One of the sixty-four trigrams of the Yi.
  • Branch
  • Male. The male of an animal. Brave. An excellent person. Large in scale.
Name:
isao
Katakana:
イサオ

Kanji:
井佐夫
Meaning:
  • Well. A place where people live, a town, since people gather and live around a well.One of the sixty-four trigrams of the Yi.
  • Auxiliary. To help. To support and help by your side. To encourage.
  • Husband. A man who is married. An adult male. A full-fledged man. A respectable man. A man engaged in labor.
Name:
isao
Katakana:
イサオ

Kanji:
井佐男
Meaning:
  • Well. A place where people live, a town, since people gather and live around a well.One of the sixty-four trigrams of the Yi.
  • Auxiliary. To help. To support and help by your side. To encourage.
  • Male. Adult male. Son.
Name:
isao
Katakana:
イサオ

Kanji:
井小夫
Meaning:
  • Well. A place where people live, a town, since people gather and live around a well.One of the sixty-four trigrams of the Yi.
  • Small. Little. Small in number or quantity. Trivial. Insignificant. Unimportant. Young person. Underestimate the ability. To treat lightly. A word used to humble oneself.
  • Husband. A man who is married. An adult male. A full-fledged man. A respectable man. A man engaged in labor.
Name:
isao
Katakana:
イサオ

Kanji:
井小男
Meaning:
  • Well. A place where people live, a town, since people gather and live around a well.One of the sixty-four trigrams of the Yi.
  • Small. Little. Small in number or quantity. Trivial. Insignificant. Unimportant. Young person. Underestimate the ability. To treat lightly. A word used to humble oneself.
  • Male. Adult male. Son.
Name:
isaku
Katakana:
イサク

Kanji:
井朔
Meaning:
  • Well. A place where people live, a town, since people gather and live around a well.One of the sixty-four trigrams of the Yi.
  • The first day of the month. New Moon. North direction.
Name:
isaya
Katakana:
イサヤ

Kanji:
井小也
Meaning:
  • Well. A place where people live, a town, since people gather and live around a well.One of the sixty-four trigrams of the Yi.
  • Small. Little. Small in number or quantity. Trivial. Insignificant. Unimportant. Young person. Underestimate the ability. To treat lightly. A word used to humble oneself.
  • Affirmation. Words for exclamations, questions, and antonyms.
Name:
isaya
Katakana:
イサヤ

Kanji:
井小哉
Meaning:
  • Well. A place where people live, a town, since people gather and live around a well.One of the sixty-four trigrams of the Yi.
  • Small. Little. Small in number or quantity. Trivial. Insignificant. Unimportant. Young person. Underestimate the ability. To treat lightly. A word used to humble oneself.
  • Auxiliary characters for questions and antonyms. A particle expressing emotion or admiration. Beginning.
Name:
iseri
Katakana:
イセリ

Kanji:
井芹
Meaning:
  • Well. A place where people live, a town, since people gather and live around a well.One of the sixty-four trigrams of the Yi.
  • Japanese parsley (a kind of plant). A perennial herb of the parsley family. It is used for food and medicinal purposes.
Name:
itaru
Katakana:
イタル

Kanji:
井太流
Meaning:
  • Well. A place where people live, a town, since people gather and live around a well.One of the sixty-four trigrams of the Yi.
  • Abundantly large. Large in circumference. Thick. Flabby. Very. A word used to refer to a person of high rank or status.
  • Flow. The flow of water, etc. To spread in the world. To send to a distant place. To wander. To end without taking shape. To deviate from the original purpose. A unit of flag. Technique. Style. Companions.
Name:
itaru
Katakana:
イタル

Kanji:
井太留
Meaning:
  • Well. A place where people live, a town, since people gather and live around a well.One of the sixty-four trigrams of the Yi.
  • Abundantly large. Large in circumference. Thick. Flabby. Very. A word used to refer to a person of high rank or status.
  • Stays. To hold in place. To be still and unmoving.
Name:
ichio
Katakana:
イチオ

Kanji:
井知夫
Meaning:
  • Well. A place where people live, a town, since people gather and live around a well.One of the sixty-four trigrams of the Yi.
  • Knowing. Wisdom. The ability to think. News. Acquaintance. To preside over. To govern.
  • Husband. A man who is married. An adult male. A full-fledged man. A respectable man. A man engaged in labor.

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